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SharePoint Server is the Microsoft product "SharePoint Server".

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How can I secure _vti_pvt folders?

I am dealing with a security report from an external contractor, in which there is a finding labeled as a medium risk. It is titled IIS .cnf file leakage. This is somewhat confusing to me, since ...
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SharePoint quick launch customization

I am in process of exploring the options for creating quick launch navigation system in SharePoint 2013 on premise. Below is requirement of quick launch navigation. The navigation has to be nested up ...
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Folders and invalid files can't be dragged to upload

I am using SharePoint server 2013 and I need to drag and drop folders in a SharePoint library. I am searching for the easiest way for a simple user to upload files and folders! I made some researches ...
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Count Number of Events of SharePoint Calendar of Particular month and Year

I have task to count number of Events of Particular Month and Year from SharePoint Calendar. Can any one help me how can I achieve this
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How to add the custom Data to calendar list in sharepoint 2013?

I created the Customs Form as a web part, In that form, there have Several Fields like Title, Location, Date and Time picker, Description, Images and URL. After Filling the Form, a user clicks publish ...
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List out of custom web parts deployed in all site pages using power shell

Need some help to list out all custom web parts deployed in all sites pages in an site collection using power shell. Any help appreciated. am able to list out all web parts in all site pages Custom ...
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How to get list of Employee name by entering Manager Name in SharePoint 2013 [closed]

Requirement: We have list of all employee's in the the excel sheet. We need to export this Employee list in the SharePoint. So whenever we will type Manager name then it should display the list of ...
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Filter out empty 'multiple lines of text' column(s) in list view. SP 2013

I need to filter out items that have empty 'multiple lines of text' columns in my list view. Traditional filter methods do not work. See images below. Please help!
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SharePoint sign out not working in Google Chrome

We have an Extranet SharePoint environment published in Internet for our clients. The issue is that if the user is using the Chrome browser and even if they select "Sign Out" or just close the browser,...
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Can we do full and incremental back ups of sharepoint site collection using powershell commands

We are using STSADM commands to use full and incremental back ups of sharepoint 2013 site collection. Planning to do using Powershell commands now but i don't see incremental and full back powershell ...
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hide attachment from view page and edit page sharepoint list

I am trying to hide OOTB attachment from listviewform and edit form in my SharePoint 2013 list . I used sharepoint manager tool 2013 to hide it . its working fine for other fields for me like title, ...
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Authentication Window on anonymous access SharePoint Server 2019 communication site

I want to make a communication site in my SharePoint Server 2019 available for anonymous access. I made all the changes necessary for classic sites Allow anonymous in "Authentication Providers" Add ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Document Library rename “New Document”

I feel as though the answer is simple, but I can't seem to get it right. My client wants to rename where it says "new document or drag files here" to "New Travel Request". Does anyone know how to do ...
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SharePoint Search returning too many results

I am using SharePoint Search on a Custom List (SharePoint 2016) and it is returning too many results which do not seem to match with the original Search. What is the procedure to enforce SharePoint ...
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SharePoint Certification Suggestions [closed]

I am a SharePoint developer, having 5+ years of experience in SharePoint development. Currently working in O365, Planning to do a SharePoint Certification now, I am a little bit confused about which ...
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Hide some choice value based on current choice value on the same field in Sharepoint 2013

I use Sharepoint 2013. On the form, I have a field called 'Status' with multiple choices. e.g. "Step 1","Step 2", "Step 3", "Step 4", "Step 5", "Step 6", "Closed", etc. I have more than 10 choices. ...
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Trusted login provider is not sending configured input identity claim type 'http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/ws/2005/05/identity/claims/emailaddress'

I'm integrating Custom Java-IDP with SharePoint2016 using Claims Based Authentication (using WSFed11). ClaimTypeInformation shows following info. PS C:\Users\windows> $ap.ClaimTypeInformation ...
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How does SharePoint designer workflow fire on bulk upload of list items?

I have SharePoint designer workflow which triggers when the item is getting created in the list which works smoothly but doesnt fire when I upload items in bulk or create more than 2 items using ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 workflows not able to trigger with certain users after migrating SharePoint 2010 to 2013

We had a SharePoint 2010 (Foundation) site that was migrated to SharePoint 2013 (Foundation). Users are able to access the site. However, if they submit a form that creates an item in a List A. ...
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How to hide 'Recently modified'

I have used the following as suggested in another post. and it seems to work, however when I save changes and reload page the 'recently modified' section comes back. Am I missing something or is ...
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Multiple users accessing same form

We store Word macro letters for our examiners to use on SharePoint. Can multiple people open the same letter at the same time? They do not save their changes, as the letters are templates, where they ...
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clientpeoplepicker property is not working

Here is My code. <td> <SharePoint:ClientPeoplePicker VisibleSuggestions="5" Rows="1" ID="ppContractManager" Enabled="true" Required="true" runat="server" ValidationEnabled="...
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Powershell SharePoint 2016 csom 403 forbidden error

So new to CSOM and wanting to know if I am coding something wrong or where I need to look to resolve this issue. Or even if there is a SharePoint 2016 security setting that needs to be enabled for ...
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Migrate SharePoint Column Encryption / Decryption using RSA Machine-Level Crypto

I'm actively trying to find the best way to migrate machine-level encryption to a new server that will be running SharePoint 2019. We use the RSACryptoService.cs to encrypt data being stored in a ...
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Cannot attach a file in a custom form - “getElementById is null” error

The problem : I am editing a custom form for a list in SharePoint. When I try to click "Attach file" on the ribbon it does nothing. In console there is an error: TypeError: document....
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Can excessive delays in workflows cause SharePoint timer job to be stuck?

One of my workflows has excessive delays and that too of a longer duration. For instance, one delay in my workflow is of three months and other is of a single month. Now the problem is that my ...
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How can I use a Meta Data column in a SharePoint Designer Workflow for a Condition

I have written a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013 to send an email once 60 days before a contract date expires. I would like to use my managed meta data column to set a condition to only send the ...
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Crawl rule *://*/lists/* crawl rule

what is purpose of below crawl rule in share point 2013 search service application , i have a publishing site collection and its web application deployed on port 443 Crawl Rule: :///lists/* crawl ...
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calculating days past since creation time based upon the real todays date changing daily

Does anybody know a way of showing days past on view (rendering of a page), since the day an item was created. I need this number for other calculations, to color format some usefull output. I see a ...
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Excel Web Access webpart shows error in SharePoint 2016

I am migrating SharePoint 2013 web application to SharePoint 2016 using content database backup/restore approach. I am seeing below error message for all "Excel Web Access" webpart instances in ...
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Populating form fields automatically from active directory in sharepoint

I have a custom list in my SharePoint 2010 website. When I am adding a new item to a custom SharePoint 2010 list, I want to auto populate data from active directory in the respective fields (other ...
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Add metadata(columns data) to a file in Document Library using java. Sharepoint 2013

I'm new to sharepoint, I've created a web services where i post files to a document library but i also want to add metadata(columns data) 'Title' at the same time as i post the file using java. Is ...
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SharePoint Wizard fails at step 8 : Failed to install the application content files

I am getting error failed to install the application content files System.NullReferenceException was thrown. Additional exception information: Object reference not set to an instance of an ...
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Active Directory Account lockout from SharePoint web server

Some process in SharePoint is causing my active directory account to be locked out repeatedly. It seems to happen on a regular interval (roughly every 4 hours). I have checked the windows event log ...
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“Invalid Form Template” Error - InfoPath 2013

I've configured Infopath Forms Services in SharePoint Central Administration but cannot get it to talk to SharePoint. I get the Invalid Form Template error every time I run the Design checker. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Cumulative Update SQL Permissions

I am having difficulty finding out what exact permissions are required in order to run a Cumulative Update (September 2019) on our SharePoint 2010 farm. I plan to run the installer as our FARM ...
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Unit Testing Of SharePoint Custom Code with Emulator

I am trying to test my Sharepoint custom code, using Microsoft.SharePoint.Emulator with VS2012 Premium ( because I have MSDN Premium subscription) I know its officially comes with VS Ultimate version,...
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Migrating SharePoint 2003 Web Apps and Portals to SharePoint Online

With SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010 no longer available the classic "SwingBridge" Approach is no longer available. So how do I migrate SharePoint 2003 Farm to SharePoint Online say using a Third ...
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Show recently modified items from 21 lists across 21 subsites in Homepage - SharePoint Online

I need to show the 5 recently modified list items, across 21 sites and 21 lists in the same site collection in SharePoint online. I need to only show the list item based on certain choice field ...
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SharePoint 2016 dropdown for toggling site language

I would like to have a dropdown list on the site, that shows the options "English", "Spanish". The site already supports MUI, but as far as I know, in order to go from one language to the other, users ...
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SharePoint 2013 : Event Receivers issue

In a SharePoint 2013 document library, on uploading a document the event receivers are fired in the following order ItemAdding --> ItemAdded. Likewise when re-uploading the same document ItemUpdating -...
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Workflow Manager Auto Generated Certificates

I have SharePoint Farm with 2 Web front end servers, 2 application servers, and Database server. I have installed and configure Workflow manager on one of the application server with auto generated ...
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Custom login for two different AD Users

I am using SharePoint 2010 and I want to create custom login page for AD users. There are two different active directory users who are logging everyday to site. Now for login, instead of default ...
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Sharepoint-Hosted App leads to “too many redirects”

I am building a Sharepoint Add-In which will be installed on our on-prem Project Server 2019. There are a couple of Javascript files, which used to be in the site assets of the Sharepoint, that have ...
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Service Message broker services in Starting - SharePoint 2013

One of our SharePoint 2013 Production server is updated & its Framework updated to 4.6.1 Now Service Message Broker service status is starting which not allows us to start, stop & Restart, ...
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Display content of Site B on Site A

I am completely new developing SharePoint sites. I have a parent site A which has all the needed information and have some FAQ's in another site B. Rather than having URL redirection to site B, I'm ...
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Get deactivated features with PnP

I am trying to automatically install and activate a solution to our Project Server 2019. I have already installed the solution with Install-PnPSolution, but I cannot activate the feature. When I ...
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'Unable to load print control' error while printing from reportviewer sharepoint 2007

in our sharepoint 2007 portal we are using reoprtviewer to print. we dont have any SQL server reoprting server installed . and when we try to print either the IE closes or we get the error 'Unable to ...
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How to Set Access Request for each MySite Users Site

So, we have our MySites setup and everyone has been creating their MySite. However, we noticed that the Access Request settings for each MySite was "someone@example.com" and not the Owner of the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - A list, survey, discussion board, or document library with the specified title already exists in this Web site

I am getting this error while creating SharePoint site with a specific site template GLOBAL#0 and SRCHCENTERFAST#0. I am able to create site with other templates. A list, survey, discussion board, ...